Quiz Me! - People: World War II

Test your knowledge about people in the World War II era.

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The accomplishments of the Tuskegee Airmen helped prompt President Harry S. Truman to

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This United States President graduated from West Point and later achieved the highest ranking position in the American Army.

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George Marshall served the United States militarily and diplomatically. Which of the following is not an accomplishment of George Marshall?

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The Tuskegee Airmen was a highly decorated group of World War II aviators. They

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This US   President issued Executive Order 9066 authorizing forced internment of Japanese-Americans which was later upheld as constitutional by the Supreme Court in Korematsu v. United States.

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President Franklin D. Roosevelt tried to keep the United States from entering World War II by implementing which of the following?

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For his bravery as a First Lieutenant in World War II, Vernon Baker was awarded all of the following except:

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This person once said, “You get more joy out of giving to others, and should put a good deal of thought into the happiness you are able to give.”

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This person commanded the Pacific Fleet during World War II

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Douglas MacArthur’s military career spanned many decades. All of the following are true of MacArthur except:

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